GIDHR President Met Andrea Maksimovic of ACTU


January 23,2019

23 Jan 2019 - The President of the Gulf Institute for Democracy and Human Rights (GIDHR), Yahya Alhadid, met today with Andrea Maksimovic of the Australian Council of Trade Unions.

They discussed fields of cooperation to raise more awareness over the case of the Australian refugee footballer Hakeem AlAraibi who is detained in Thailand since 27 November 2018.

 “ACTU is communicating with the European Council for Trade Unions and the International Federation for Trade Unions to raise Hakeem’s case globally and internationally,” Maksimovic said.

From his side, Alhadid showed appreciation and respect for the great support the Australian community granted Hakeem, and promised to keep the hard work until Hakeem is released.